Could the Netherlands sweep a fourth speed skating event in Sochi? Their odds certainly didn’t worsen when all three Norwegians and other contenders pulled out of the 10,000m. That event kicks off at 8 a.m. ET:
Men’s 10,000m: 8 a.m. ET – CLICK HERE TO WATCH LIVE
It really might come down to where different Dutch speed skaters finish on the podium more than anything else. Sven Kramer s the favorite, but there is also Jorrit Bergsma and Bob de Jong to consider.
As far as those threatening to limit Dutch dominance, Belgian Bart Swings and South Korea’s Lee Seung-Hoon are believed to be the skaters from other countries with the best odds.